Awardee to be named at 6th International Stem Cell Symposium Seoul, Korea -
June 20, 2008
DURHAM, N.C. and SEOUL, Korea, April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- AlphaMed Press, publisher of the peer-reviewed journal STEM CELLS(R), announces that the annual STEM CELLS(R) Young Investigator Award, with co-sponsorship from the International Stem Cell Symposium, will be presented on June 20, 2008 in Seoul, Korea. The US$10,000 award will be presented to a young scientist who, as principal author, published a paper in STEM CELLS(R) during the past year that was judged to be most important by the Journal's editorial board jury. The awardee will also be invited to present a paper at the 6th International Stem Cell Symposium with support provided by the conference organizers.
"Our senior editors are delighted to celebrate the scientific advances made by a young investigator whose research has advanced our understanding of stem cell biology, thus fostering the future of their clinical applications. We are doubly honored to make this award in partnership with the International Stem Cell Symposium," said Dr. Martin J. Murphy, executive editor of STEM CELLS(R). Dr. Murphy, will present a special keynote lecture at the Symposium, along with leading international stem cell scientists, including Drs. Darwin Prockop, John Huard, Tsvee Lapidot, Eric Lagasse and Arnold Caplan.
"The journal STEM CELLS(R) is the oldest and most respected journal
devoted to stem cell research and regenerative medicine. The International
Stem Cell Symposium, now in its sixth year, is pleased to partner with this
world-class journal," said Profes
|SOURCE AlphaMed Press|
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